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National Sample Survey Organisation


Government data always come with limitations, but now they have a political dimension

November 19, 2019 10:04 am

The once credible and open Indian statistical system is now turning away from objectivity and introspection. The institutions that were set up to safeguard its autonomy and independence are becoming insignificant.

There’s a hole in the data

February 11, 2019 12:18 am

The state has failed to create capacities for a timely, reliable, decentralised data regime.

Members raised no concerns during NSC meetings, says Centre

January 31, 2019 2:06 am

NSC is an autonomous body constituted in 2006 and tasked to monitor and review the functioning of the country’s statistical systems.

Govt sits on post-noteban jobs report, two top statistics panel members quit

January 30, 2019 12:38 pm

NSSO employment report on 2017-18 was expected to reflect job losses

LPG connections: OilMin, NSSO estimates differ by 7 crore

July 29, 2014 2:23 am

Data provided by NSSO gives the government an opportunity to cut down on its annual subsidy bill.

Talking facts

November 14, 2013 5:28 am

Quarterly labour market surveys will help policymakers,as long as they are reliable.

Unemployment falls across major towns and cities: NSSO

October 27, 2013 3:17 am

The findings have been released by the National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO).

Salaried men in state most poorly paid in country’

July 16, 2013 3:28 am

In spite of having one of the highest per capita incomes in the country,the salaried male workforce in Gujarat is the most poorly paid

Foodgrain production to dip by 18%

April 16, 2014 5:46 pm

Foodgrain production is likely to dip by 18 per cent,the annual Maharashtra Economic Survey presented on Tuesday states.

Chronic under-nourishment plagues half of Gujarat,reveals study

June 16, 2012 4:54 am

Despite a decade of high economic growth,Gujarat has been unable to make a dent in tackling “chronic food insecurity” in the state,according to a study based on data of the National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO).